Meet The Executive Team
TDN is a network of highly accomplished and recognized corporate and community practitioners from both the private and public sectors, and across diverse disciplines and industries.
David Kitchen, MBA
Chief Executive Officer Trainer
David is the founder of TDN and specializes in strategic management, performance leadership and education training. His background includes 8 years in admissions at private colleges and 20 years in corporate management with United Airlines, L.A. Times, Fox Home Entertainment and American Honda Motor Company. David has achieved top honors for developing training and customer service programs for unified schools and fortune 500 companies, and is a member in the “Who’s Who of Professional Management.”
Michael Lattimore, MA, CISSP
Cyber Operations Officer Trainer
Michael is the founder of America's Digital Defender, Inc. and a Cyber Awareness Evangelist. Among other Cybersecurity credentials, Michael is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). Co-founder and Treasurer of the International Association of Security Awareness Professionals (IASAP) Michael is a professional speaker and cybersecurity subject matter expert, and a board member of Neighbors Empowering Youth (NEY), a non-profit organization training workers for careers in Information Technologies His story is featured in "Share Your Mission" and "Mission Possible" alongside such notables as Brian Tracy, Bruce Jenner and Deepak Chopra.
Carol Otters, DTM
Chief Learning Officer Trainer
Carol is a corporate officer in charge of learning management. Carol is a professional speaker and trainer, specializing in time management and financial advisory, and has received numerous honors for training, coaching and public speaking. Carol is a certified financial advisor who serves on the leadership team and trains financial advisors for Edward Jones Financial.
Charisma Justis, MPA
Chief Training & Development Officer Trainer
Charisma is professional speaker and executive trainer in charge of designing relevant T & D programs for new and existing clients. Charisma’s background includes client relations, dispute resolution and social media management and has received several honors for her presentations. Charisma partners with businesses and educational institutes to leverage their power of communication to improve the lives of clients, employees or students. Charisma offers a unique combination of relationship building and possesses a level of confidence and powerful authenticity that leaves clients feeling inspired and encouraged to “get comfortable with the uncomfortable.”